Lighting Up The Night

Lighting Up The Night

    Wednesday Night Lights is underway again at Addi Road in Marrickville. Each week our community gathers to enjoy a free hot meal and host of wraparound services. The event has grown astronomically over the last year to meet community needs as well as sheer...
Breaking Bread

Breaking Bread

  Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers: the name kinda says it all…   A group of people cooking and preparing meals together to help feed the community, sharing their own stories and learning a few kitchen tricks and tips – as well as helping the environment and...
Night Songs

Night Songs

‘Here Comes the Night’ sings out over the road out front of the Addi Road Food Pantry in Marrickville. A low-flying plane is coming in to land, adding to the Inner West soundtrack.   The old Them song is a 1960s classic, with Van Morrison’s voice exultant and oddly...
After a Fashion

After a Fashion

Circular economies. We can all help in creating those. It’s a way of thinking that goes to the heart of Beth’s work at Reunion, her second-hand clothing store on Enmore Road in Newtown. And is one very good reason as to why she has come down to Addi Road in...
One Great Gift Deserves Another

One Great Gift Deserves Another

Working in tandem with the Street Side Medics service Addi Road is seeing a new kind of customer and many more people in need. The working poor, the unemployed and the homeless moving ever closer together. Judy has noticed this change in what is going on too. She...